Virginia will have a conservative government for four year, but a government committed to action on a number of locally important issues. It also seem likely that the GOP will take control of the House of Delegates where the Democrats seem to have lost six seats. This is the lower chamber of the state legislature. The state senate is the upper house. It is elected every four years. This senate was elected in 2019 so no seats were in play.
Winsome Sear, a Black immigrant from Jamaica who is a USMC veteran was elected Lieutenant Governor. I live in Alexandria, Virginia. It is this city’s shame that this most worthy woman received only 23% of the votes cast as did all the other Republicans. pl